By Pro Skater Doug Brown
Don’t let anyone take away your dreams or aspirations. Every single one of us has a dream. No matter what it is, don’t let anyone take it away from you. I was a big dreamer in my youth wanting to be in movies or on television.
I started my own one-man rock band in grade school, which included original songs and albums that I would make on a cassette recorder. For each
Fortunately, my encouraging parents saw the stars in my eyes and persuaded me to go to an audition for
After that early experience, I became a childhood actor. Through the following
Now after 17 years of being a professional skateboarder, I’ve also become an author and motivational speaker. Your dream may change and take unexpected turns; however, having drive, determination, courage, and believing in yourself are key components for your dreams to come to fruition.
Nothing happens overnight. I’ve survived many speed bumps and challenges on my road to where I landed today. Staying
My skateboard has become my microphone to reach others in a positive way. You can do the same, by putting your dreams into action.